fascinating synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term fascinating:

Princeton's WordNet

  1. absorbing, engrossing, fascinating, gripping, riveting(adj)

    capable of arousing and holding the attention

    bewitching, fascinating, absorbing, engrossing, riveting, captivating, entrancing, enchanting, gripping, enthralling

    unattractive, uninteresting

  2. bewitching, captivating, enchanting, enthralling, entrancing, fascinating(adj)

    capturing interest as if by a spell

    bewitching, captivating, fascinating, enthralling, riveting, entrancing, absorbing, enchanting, gripping, engrossing

    unattractive, uninteresting

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. fascinating

    That is charming or bewitching which is adapted to win others as by a magic spell. Enchanting, enrapturing, entrancing represent the influence as not only supernatural, but irresistible and delightful. That which is fascinating may win without delighting, drawing by some unseen power, as a serpent its prey; we can speak of horrible fascination. Charming applies only to what is external to oneself; delightful may apply to personal experiences or emotions as well; we speak of a charming manner, a charming dress, but of delightful anticipations. Compare AMIABLE; BEAUTIFUL.

    bewitching, captivating, charming, delightful, enchanting, enrapturing, entrancing, winning

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

intriguing, exciting, riveting, -fascinating, interesting, compelling, amazing, mesmerizing, glamorous, captivating, mind-blowing

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